Jed Foundation [web resource]
The Jed Foundation (JED) empowers teens and young adults with the skills and support to grow into healthy, thriving adults. JED believes in a comprehensive, public health approach to promoting emotional and mental health and preventing suicide.
JED aims to ensure more teens and young adults get access to the resources and support they need to navigate life’s challenges.
Among JED’s resources for teens and young adults:
Mental Health Resource Center — The Mental Health Resource Center provides essential information about common emotional health issues and challenges. Learn about emotional well-being and what to do if you are worried about yourself or about someone else. The Mental Health Resource Center also contains a list of expert resources.
Set to Go — A JED program for students, families and educators. Set to Go is a guide to the transition from high school to college and adulthood that covers topics such as basic life skills, social and emotional skills, mental health and substance abuse, and the transition from high school to college.
ULifeline — An online resource for college mental health
Starting the Conversation: College and Your Mental Health — A downloadable guide co-authored with the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) to help families have important conversations about mental health before students leave for college.
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